15 Nov '11, 7am

PUB looking into more flood protection for Orchard Road

PUB looking into more flood protection for Orchard Road

National water agency PUB has commissioned an independent study to look into more flood protection measures for Orchard Road. -- PHOTO: STOMP By Feng Zengkun National water agency PUB has commissioned an independent study to look into more flood protection measures for Orchard Road. This includes a possible water retention pond and a diversion canal in the area. The study was started in August and will be completed by 2012. The agency will also publish new guidelines for buildings here on Dec 1 to combat floods; these are expected to include higher platform and crest levels for buildings. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments powered by Disqus

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